The Isle of Man Office of Fair Trading wishes to make the public aware of an important safety notice which has been issued in relation to Dimplex Portable 10L Dehumidifiers (model number DXDH10N or DH212).
A safety issue has been identified with a batch of Dimplex portable 10L dehumidifiers.
A component on the printed circuit board may overheat, resulting in the product catching fire.
Affected products have a serial number starting with: 0, 1 or 2. The serial number is located on the product rating plate, which is accessible by removing the water tank.
What to do if you have an affected dehumidifier:
STOP USING IT immediately by switching it off at the mains socket and then unplug the dehumidifier from the socket.
Call the Dimplex Helpline on 0800 028 53 86
(Monday–Thursday, 8.30am - 7pm, Friday 8.30am - 6pm and Saturday, 8.30m - 12.30pm)
so they can arrange a replacement product.